Events Calendar

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Fifth Estate # 74, March 5-19, 1969

Those events marked with an asterisk (*) need Fifth Estate salesmen. If you want to earn some extra money, come down to our office and pick up some papers.


*THE BONSTELLE THEATRE will present Tennessee Williams’ play, “A Street Car Named Desire.” 8:30 p.m.

CHRISTOPH ESCHENBACH, world famous pianist performs at the Detroit Institute of Arts Aud., 8:30 p.m. Tickets $2.50 and $5.

“BETWEEN BIRTH AND DEATH: Man’s Orientation in time,” a lecture with Professor Robert Kastenbaum, in Rackham Memorial. 8:30 p.m. Adm: 75 cents.

*THE GOOD WOMAN OF SECZUAN will be performed at Hilberry Classic Theatre. Cass & Hancock. 8:30 p.m.

CONCERT: WSU Men’s Glee Club at Ford Auditorium. 8:30 p.m.

*LORD JIM, sponsored by Film Arts International, will be shown in the Library Lecture at Marygrove College. 7:30 p.m. Adm.

ELECTION RALLY. Paul Lodico, candidate of the Socialist Workers Party for Common Council speaks on the Socialist solutions to the problems facing citizens of Detroit. Debs Hall, 3737 Woodward, 8 p.m.

*PROCOL HARUM are back again (they’re starting to be known as the Grande’s house band). $4.50 and you must be 17. Grande Ballroom, Grand River near Joy.

40th ANNUAL SPRING DANCE CONCERT sponsored by WSU Dance Workshop. WSU Community Arts Aud. 8:30 p.m.

UNDERGROUND CINEMA at the Detroit Repertory Theatre, 13103 Woodrow Wilson. This weekend’s flics are previews of the Ann Arbor Film Festival. Featuring: Sound of Flesh, Project 1, America, Home of the Free, Land of the Brave. 11 p.m. & 1 a.m.

*THE WOOLIES and the Fruit of the Loom at the Village Pub. Adm. Mem. $2, nonmembers: $3.

*JAZZ SESSIONS at the Rappa House from 2 to 5 a.m.

*WSU CINEMA GUILD will present the film “War Games.” 7:30 & 9:45 p.m. 50 cents. Lower DeRoy Aud., WSU.

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY celebration with unionist Myra Wolfgang and Zeline Richard. Global Books, 4415 2nd. 8 p.m. Adm.

SERGEANT MUSGRAVE’S DANCE at the Barn Theatre, Oakland U., Rochester, 8:30 p.m. 338-7211, ex. 2120 for info.

FINNEGAN’S WAKE presented by Monteith Cinema Guild. Upper DeRoy Aud., WSU, 7:30 p.m. & 9:30 p.m. Adm. $1.


HIGH SCHOOL COMMITTEE to End the War in Vietnam meeting. 1:30 p.m., 1101 West Warren.

CONCERT. Jr. Town Hall. Seymore Bernstein, concert pianist. Detroit Institute of Arts Aud. 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Adm.

*PLAY. Shakespeare’s Richard III at the WSU Hilberry Theatre. Cass & Hancock. 2:30 p.m. Adm.

*FILM. Famous Films of Famous Directors Ingmar Bergman’s The Magician (1959) sponsored by UCAE. Rackham Aud. 8:30

*PLAY. Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar, otherwise known as “Goodby Julie”. WSU Hilberry Theatre. 8:30 p.m.

UNDERGROUND CINEMA at the Detroit Rep. Previews of films from the coast going to the Ann Arbor Film Festival. See March 7 for details

*JAZZ SESSIONS. Dig it. At the Rappa House. 2-5 a.m.

*FRIGID PINK AND PLAIN BROWN WRAPPER are playing at the Village Pub. 8 – 12, Members: $2; non-members: $3.

*JEFF BECK, groove to the sounds of Jeff Beck at the Grande Ballroom. Also, the Cast and the Midnight Shift. $5. You must be 17. Grand River at Beverly.

SERGEANT MUSGRAVE’S DANCE in the Barn Theatre. 8:30 p.m. See March 7.

*FINNEGAN’S WAKE. See March 7 for details.


THE MIKE KERMAN SHOW on WABX 1-2 a.m. “Al Kooper and Other Things.”

*MALCOLM X, STRUGGLE FOR FREEDOM, film sponsored by PAR, shown at the Northwest Unitarian Church, 23925 Northwestern Hy. 7:45 p.m. Adm. $1 for students.

*TEAGARDEN AND VANWINKLE and 3rd Power at the Grande Ballroom. Adm: $2. You must be 17.

CHAMBER MUSIC WORKSHOP CONCERT in Boughton Hall, Detroit Institute of Musical Art. 8 p.m.


JAZZ-ROCK CONCERT featuring WSU Concert Jazz Ensemble and All The Lonely People. Community Arts Aud., WSU, 7:30 p.m. Free

CLICHE VERRE, print exhibition by Aris Koutroulis. Art and Art History. WSU Community Arts Gallery, Cass & Kirby.

*ROYAL SHAKESPEARE COMPANY in Repertory presents Much Ado About Nothing and Dr. Faustus, at the Fisher (wear your classiest blue-jeans). Evenings 8:30 Sun. at 7:30. Mat. Wed. & Sat.


JOAN BAEZ and spouse will rap on nonviolence at St. Joseph’s Church, Woodward at King St. 8 P.M.

THE WORLD BEHIND THE EYE, German Expressionism and Surrealism, survey of Max Beckmann, Max Ernst, etc. Lecture Hall, Det. Inst. of Arts Aud. 8:15 p.m.

THE HUMANIZATION OF DETROIT: A European Perspective, Karl Otto Schmid, WSU Center for Urban Studies. WSU Community Arts Aud., 8 p.m.


*ALI AKBAR KHAN, playing the Sarod, a 25-string Indian instrument. Accompanied by players of the Tabla (drums) and Tambura (5 strings). Dodge Hall, Oakland U., Rochester. 8:30 p.m. Adm.

THE CHERRY ORCHARD (no, George Washington does not play the lead) performed by the U of M players. Mendelssohn Theatre, Ann Arbor. 8 p.m. It plays on the 12, 13, 14, 15 and 19th.

JULIUS CAESAR at 2:30 and MAJOR BARBARA at 8:30 p.m. at the WSU Hilberry Theatre.

BENEFIT CONCERT with David & Roselyn, folksingers. Upper DeRoy Aud., WSU, 8 p.m.


BENEFIT CONCERT with David and Roselyn. See March 12.

MOSCOW STATE SYMPHONY brought to you by University Musical Society, Ann Arbor. Hill Aud. Prices: $2, 3, 5, 5:50, 6.

SPRING THAW ’69. Canada’s annual satirical revue. Cleary Aud., Windsor. 8:20 p.m. (Playing the 14th too.)

JACKSON POLLOCK AND THE ART OF THE SIXTIES. Lecture Hall, Det. Inst. of Arts. 8 p.m. There will be an adm. chg.


A PLAGUE ON YOUR CHILDREN. Film on Chemical and Biological Warfare in the U.S. and Great Britain. Militant Forum, Debs Hall, 3737 Woodward. 8 p.m. adm.

SERGEANT MUSGRAVE’S DANCE, Oakland U., Barn Theatre. See March 8.

DETROIT SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. Guest conductor Seiji Ozawa will perform in a benefit at Ford Aud. 8:30 p.m.

*GATES OF HELL, film sponsored by Film Arts International, shown in Library Lecture Hall at Marygrove College.

*JOHN MAYALL, England’s super-blues performer comes to the Grande Ballroom. Also playing is the 3rd Power. Adm. $4.50 You must be 17.

UNDERGROUND CINEMA at the Det. Repertory Theatre. This weekend’s flics are: Slice of Bread, California Bound, Wheels No. 1, and BE-IN. 11 p.m. and 1 a.m., 13103 Woodrow Wilson.

THE FACTS OF DEATH Lecture Series Sponsored by UCAE at the Engineering Society of Det. Aud. 8:30 p.m.

*MAJOR BARBARA at the Hilberry Theatre, Cass & Hancock.

*TOM EWELL AND ROSEMARY PRINZ in the AFPLE TREE, staged by Mike Nichols. U of M Professional Theatre program. Hill Aud., Ann Arbor.


SERGEANT MUSGRAVE’S DANCE, Oakland U. Barn Theatre. See March 8.

HIGH SCHOOL COMMITTEE to End the War in Vietnam. Meeting at 1:30 p.m. At 1101 W. Warren.

*FILM: The Seance on a Wet Afternoon, directed by Brian Forbes. At Rackham Mem. Aud. 8:30 p.m. Adm.

*THE GOOD WOMAN OF SECZUAN at Hilberry Classic Theatre. Cass & Hancock 8 p.m.

THE DETROIT SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA with conductor Valter Poole. Guest artists The Romeros guitarists. Ford Aud. 8:30

THE DETROIT REPERTORY THEATRE presents these great flics: Slice of Bread, California Bound, Wheels No. 1, and Be-in, 11 p.m. & 1 a.m.

*LSD CONCERT WITH THE MC5. Movies and Poetry in DeRoy Theatre.
KICK OUT THE JAMS for Legal Self Defense. Call 831-2770 for info.

*JANIS JOPLIN & JIMMY COTTON Blues Band, U of M Events Bldg., Ann Arbor. 8:30 p.m. Adm chg.

*JOHN MAYALL and Phenomena at the Grande Ballroom. Adm. $4.50. You must be 17.


THE MIKE KERMAN SHOW on WABX 1-2 a.m. “An Hour of the Beatles.”

ATTENTION: Important meeting of Open City Legal Aid at Unitarian Church. 4605 Cass at Forest. Time: 7 p.m. For further info: TE3-9107.

*NO VIETNAMESE EVER CALLED ME NIGGER? Film about: Interviews with Negro soldiers returning from Vietnam. At Northwest Unitarian Church. 7:45 p.m. 23925 Northwestern Hwy.

GRANDE BALLROOM presents The Frost and The Train. $2.00 adm. You must be 17.


ERNEST LLOYD, cellist. Student Center Main Lounge, Mercy College. 1 p.m.

EXCITING LIGHTING SHOW (blow your mind on them) 240 E. Grand River. Mon: and Wed.: 10 am – 9 p.m.; Tues, Thurs, Fri, Sat, 10 am – 6 p.m. From 17th – 31st.


*THE JOYLESS STREET. Starring Greta Garbo, of course. Det. Inst. of Arts Aud. 8 P.M.


GRAPHIC ART OF ROLF NESCH. Metal Print. S. Wing, Det. Inst. of Arts.